Research announcements


Coordinators for Valuing Nature programme appointed

12 Nov 2014

NERC have appointed the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology to coordinate work on the Valuing Nature programme.

Announcement of Opportunity: Increasing Resilience to Natural Hazards - UK / China workshop

Closing date: 16 Oct

7 Oct 2014

NERC and the Economic & Social Research Council are inviting applications from UK scientists to attend a jointly organised workshop with the National Natural Science Foundation of China in Chengdu on 19-22 November 2014.

Belmont Forum: Coastal vulnerability - mid-term project meeting

26 Sep 2014

The mid-term projects meeting for the coastal vulnerability theme was held alongside the Deltas in Times of Change II conference in Rotterdam, the Netherlands on 23 September 2014.

Belmont Forum: Freshwater security - mid-term projects meeting

26 Sep 2014

The mid-term projects meeting for the freshwater security theme will be held alongside AGU in San Francisco, USA, on 13 December 2014.

Announcement of Opportunity: Future Climate For Africa - Regional Consortium Grants 2014 (Full proposals)

Closing date: 23 Oct

23 Sep 2014

Full proposals are requested from invited applicants for the second stage of the Future Climate for Africa (FCFA) 2014 Regional Consortium Grants Call funded by DFID and NERC. 

International Opportunities Fund - Announcement of Opportunity September 2014

Closing date: 25 Sep

8 Aug 2014

Proposals are invited for the 2014 Calls of the NERC International Opportunities Fund regarding Pump-Priming grants and the Pump-Priming Plus grants.

Announcement of Opportunity: Valuing Natural Capital in Low Carbon Energy Pathways - Consortia awards

Closing date: 2 Oct

21 Jul 2014

NERC invites proposals for consortium projects for the new research programme Valuing Natural Capital in Low Carbon Energy Pathways.

Second International Environmental Omics Synthesis conference

Closing date: 28 Jul

9 Jul 2014

Registration is now open for the second International Environmental Omics Synthesis (iEOS) conference on omics applications, tools and resources focused on the environmental sciences.

2014 UK IODP Conference

Closing date: 21 Aug

3 Jul 2014

The 2014 UK IODP Conference will be taking place at the Royal Geographical Society, London on 5 November 2014.

Future Climate for Africa - Frequently asked questions

12 Jun 2014

Frequently asked questions (FAQ) documents have been published for the two currently open FCFA calls.